Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Mathematics/Statistics Lecturer

(Recruitment Number 1360514)

Washburn University's Department of Mathematics and Statistics invites applications for the position of Lecturer beginning August 2014.  This position is a full-time 9-month, non-tenure track appointment as a Lecturer with possibility of renewal. Washburn University is dedicated to the highest level of instruction.

 Required qualifications:

    Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, or related field by date of hire

    Experience and demonstrated success in teaching mathematics and/or statistics 

Preferred qualifications:

    Experience and demonstrated success in teaching pre-calculus level courses

    Experience using technology in instruction

    Course work in statistics

    Experience teaching introductory statistics 


    As part of a 12-credits-per-semester teaching load, the position comprises teaching a variety of pre-calculus level courses and/or introductory statistics courses.

    Maintaining on campus office hours 

Please send letter of application, current c.v./resume, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching experience, evidence of demonstrated success in teaching, copies of graduate transcripts and 3 letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching success, to: Search committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Washburn University, 1700 SW College Avenue, Topeka, KS 66621. Electronic submission of applications should be directed to math@washburn.edu with search committee in the subject line. (Do not send additional materials until requested.) Application review begins June 1, 2014 and continues until position is filled. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire.  To enrich education through diversity, Washburn University is an EOE.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  www.washburn.edu.